VDB-117299 · CVE-2018-0285 · BID 104082

Cisco Prime Service Catalog Service Logging resource management

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Cisco Prime Service Catalog (version unknown). This issue affects an unknown function of the component Service Logging. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-399. Impacted is availability. The summary by CVE is:

A vulnerability in service logging for Cisco Prime Service Catalog could allow an authenticated, remote attacker to deny service to the user interface. The vulnerability is due to exhaustion of disk space. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by performing certain operations that lead to excessive logging. A successful exploit could allow the attacker to deny service to the user interface. Cisco Bug IDs: CSCvd39568.

The bug was discovered 05/02/2018. The weakness was shared 05/02/2018 as cisco-sa-20180502-psc as confirmed advisory (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at tools.cisco.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2018-0285 since 11/27/2017. The attack may be initiated remotely. The successful exploitation requires a simple authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 03/08/2023).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at SecurityFocus (BID 104082†). The entries VDB-90373, VDB-96514, VDB-98253 and VDB-110091 are related to this item.





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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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11/27/2017 🔍
05/02/2018 +155 days 🔍
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05/03/2018 +1 days 🔍
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03/08/2023 +1769 days 🔍


Vendor: cisco.com

Advisory: cisco-sa-20180502-psc
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2018-0285 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 104082 - Cisco Prime Service Catalog CVE-2018-0285 Denial of Service Vulnerability
SecurityTracker: 1040826

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Created: 05/03/2018 08:35 AM
Updated: 03/08/2023 02:15 PM
Changes: 05/03/2018 08:35 AM (58), 02/02/2020 08:09 AM (4), 03/08/2023 02:15 PM (3)
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